The NBA was founded on June 6, 1946 as the Basketball Association of America. It took its current name three years later after merging with the rival National Basketball League. The inaugural 1946-47 campaign saw the Phi... More »

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Manute Bol and Gheorghe Muresan are the tallest players in NBA history, both towering in at 7 feet 7 inches. Manute was part of the Dinka tribe in Sudan, which is among the taller populations of the world. Gheorge is fro... More »

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As of 2014, the San Antonio Spurs' five NBA titles came in the 1998-1999, 2002-2003, 2004-2005, 2006-2007 and 2013-2014 seasons. The club's NBA Finals victories came over the New York Knicks, New Jersey Nets, Detroit Pis... More »

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Websites that provide NBA scores include ESPN.com and LiveScore.com, in addition to the NBA's website, NBA.com. All three websites provide access to live scores. NBA.com and ESPN.com produce extensive coverage of the pro... More »

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While no official measurements of hand size are kept, Giannis Antetokounmpo is believed to have the biggest hands in the NBA. The Milwaukee Bucks' shooting guard-small forward's hands measure nearly 15 inches in length. More »

NBA teams don't hold tryouts, but the NBA Development League does. To try out for the NBA Development League, fill out the registration paperwork, pay the fee and attend the tryout. More »

One's odds of making the NBA depend greatly on their level of experience up to that point. In the best-case scenario, an NCAA division I player has a 1 in 365 chance to make it to the NBA. More »